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Psychologist: ‘Authoritative Parenting’ is Best for Children

Psychologist: ‘Authoritative Parenting’ is Best for Children

Is it time for parents to return to a position of loving but firm authority figures?

My Kids Don’t Eat Organic. Here’s Why

My Kids Don’t Eat Organic. Here’s Why

From the emails they get in their inbox to the contents of their cereal boxes, kids should grow up encouraged to ask questions and seek out reliable evidence.

Millicent, Zombies, and the Gullibility of Americans

Millicent, Zombies, and the Gullibility of Americans

The recent viral zombie prank has an interesting parallel to Americans' lack of knowledge.

Pedophilia is a sexual orientation?!?

Pedophilia is a sexual orientation?!?

That’s what a psychologist argued on Reddit. 

New Report: Evidence for Pre-K is Sketchy at Best

New Report: Evidence for Pre-K is Sketchy at Best

But there is ONE element which research shows makes a difference in the lives of young children.

What Did Nietzsche Mean by ‘God is Dead’?

What Did Nietzsche Mean by ‘God is Dead’?

Though most people have heard of Nietzsche’s “God is dead” claim, there are few who understand its intended meaning.   

Why Students Today are Financially Illiterate

Why Students Today are Financially Illiterate

It all goes back to how much the teacher knows.

Why Some of Us Work So Hard

Why Some of Us Work So Hard

If you make it into the upper middle class, you're going to have to work to stay there.

Why care about Pope Francis’ new document on marriage and family?

Why care about Pope Francis’ new document on marriage and family?

Having reasonably happy marriages and families is crucial for the health of society.

4 Ways to Get Beyond Superficial Conversation

4 Ways to Get Beyond Superficial Conversation

It just might be easier than you think.

The Core Values of a Gentleman

The Core Values of a Gentleman

These classic, core values apply to a Gentlemen from any century.

Has the Public School System Become Tyrannical?

Has the Public School System Become Tyrannical?

“Pick your child up from school and you could be charged with trespassing.”

Are Kids More Capable than Today’s Parents Realize?

Are Kids More Capable than Today’s Parents Realize?

A lesson from Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Farmer Boy"

Ray Lewis Rips #BlackLivesMatter

Ray Lewis Rips #BlackLivesMatter

He says the group ignores black-on-black crime. The video has gone viral. 

Study: 1 in 4 College Freshmen Need Remedial Education

Study: 1 in 4 College Freshmen Need Remedial Education

“With an average of two remedial classes taken per student, the half million recent high school graduates and their families overall paid an extra $3,000 for skills and content they should have learned in high school.”

Why Big Government Wants to Micromanage Your Parenting

Why Big Government Wants to Micromanage Your Parenting

How many minutes is too long to leave a child in a car alone?

Is conspicuous consumption the cause of plummeting birth rates?

Is conspicuous consumption the cause of plummeting birth rates?

Keeping up with the Jones can drive families into debt and make them envious and miserable.

Chicago Teachers Union Rally: ‘F-ck the Police’

Chicago Teachers Union Rally: ‘F-ck the Police’

Caught on Video: There’s a new controversy brewing in Chicago.

Parents Should Spoil Their Children… with Books

Parents Should Spoil Their Children… with Books

“Spoiling” children with the right books can actually aid parents in raising well-disciplined and virtuous children.

Are we creating Men without Chests?

Are we creating Men without Chests?

Such is the tragi-comedy of our situation – we continue to clamor for those very qualities we are rendering impossible. 

Is It Still Important to Teach Children to Cook?

Is It Still Important to Teach Children to Cook?

Millennials are realizing they can't cook... and sense they're missing out.

How a Man Can Tell if a Woman Loves Him, According to Sir Walter Raleigh

How a Man Can Tell if a Woman Loves Him, According to Sir Walter Raleigh

Raleigh cautioned his son to avoid choosing a wife solely on her physical merits, for marrying for beauty, he said, binds a man to that which “perchance will neither last nor please thee one year.”

Beverly Cleary on Why Today’s Kids Aren’t Free to Roam

Beverly Cleary on Why Today’s Kids Aren’t Free to Roam

The author of Ramona Quimby & Co. brings up a reason why free-range parenting might not work anymore.

This Mother Taught Her Children to Read at a 12th Grade Level in ONE Day!

This Mother Taught Her Children to Read at a 12th Grade Level in ONE Day!

Are we making reading harder than it really needs to be?

Survey: Parents Are Going Into Debt to Spoil Their Children

Survey: Parents Are Going Into Debt to Spoil Their Children

Parents are putting their family’s financial well-being at risk to recklessly indulge their children.

Are We Sending the Wrong Message to Stay-at-Home Moms?

Are We Sending the Wrong Message to Stay-at-Home Moms?

When it comes to caregivers like stay-at-home moms, Americans have a serious blind spot.

Ex-Porn Star: Don’t do porn, people will treat you differently

Ex-Porn Star: Don’t do porn, people will treat you differently

Should we be stigmatizing pornographers? 

THIS is the Problem with Modern Parenting

THIS is the Problem with Modern Parenting

Are we simply setting ourselves up for a society of chaos when we train our children that there are no consequences for bad behavior?

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